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“Modern Medicine”

Dec 2, 2015 03:16 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Tonight at 7pm ET Paul Schaffer, Associate Laboratory Director of TRIUMF’s Life Sciences Division, will explore how he and his team use accelerators to develop tools and techniques to advance the field of nuclear medicine.
Oct 5, 2015 08:50 AM ET // AFP
Chinese pharmacologist Tu Youyou shared the Noble Prize in Medicine with Irish-born William Campbell and Japan's Satoshi Omura.
Aug 27, 2015 09:15 AM ET // AFP
The early warning test works by detecting cancer DNA circulating in the bloodstream.
Jun 11, 2015 08:30 AM ET // Renee Morad
We look at some of the most cutting-edge exoskeletons and how they're advancing science and society.
Apr 2, 2015 10:35 AM ET // AFP
New test returns fewer false positives than standard testing.
Nov 6, 2014 02:46 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
VGo is a four-feet-tall robot with a screen and camera for a head, and can be controlled by brain specialists from miles away. Continue reading →
May 30, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A new technique could lead to treatments for PTSD and Alzheimer's. A better robot brain may still be a ways off.
Sep 30, 2011 05:07 PM ET // Alexander Davies
When you hear "suspended animation," you may think of Ted Williams, or simply dismiss whoever's talking. But that's about to change, as scientists are moving away from freezing the dead, and focusing on the dying. The Food and Drug Administration has approved human trials of a technique developed b...
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